Well-known rapper Tory Lanez broke his silence Thursday after being sentenced to 10 years in jail for capturing fellow musician Megan Thee Stallion within the foot in 2020.
Lanez launched a prolonged assertion to his Instagram account, addressing his 11.8 million followers with an evidence of how he’s feeling as he faces his sentence. “I’ve by no means let a tough time intimidate me. I’ll by no means by no means let no jail time eradicate me,” Lanez wrote. “No matter how they attempt to spin my phrases, I’ve all the time maintained my innocence and I all the time will.”
“This week in courtroom I took duty for all verbal and intimate moments that I shared with the events concerned…. That’s it,” he continued.
Lanez continued to keep up his innocence as he reiterated his place.
“Under no circumstances form or kind was I apologizing for the fees I’m being wrongfully convicted of,” he posted. “I stay on the stance that I refuse to apologize for one thing that I didn’t do.”
The 31-year-old Toronto-born rapper expressed his dedication to remaining constructive and robust regardless of the troublesome path that lies forward.
“I’ve confronted adversity my complete life and each time it regarded like I might lose, I got here out on high,” he wrote. “That is nothing however one other second the place my again is towards the wall and I refuse to cease preventing until I come out victorious. Powerful occasions don’t final, robust individuals do.” (RELATED: Megan Thee Stallion Halts Profession To Heal From Traumatic Taking pictures Incident)
The rapper additionally acknowledged those who stood by him and proceed to rally round him regardless of the circumstances.
“To my household, buddies, household, and umbrellas” — Lanez’s title for his followers — “thanks in your continued help,” he wrote to Instagram.
“By Good Instances and Dangerous Instances … Keep Sturdy … I’ll See You All Quickly,” Lanez captioned his publish.